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Fira Group demerges into two groups

As a result of restructuring, building and technology group Fira demerges into two groups: Fira Group and Flow Technologies Group. The goal of this change is to allow Fira to focus on the construction service business and to strengthen the roles of Sitedrive and Modules as suppliers of market solutions based on technologies and pre-manufacturing […]

Taking the construction industry from Excel to the age of digitalization – Skanska and Fira Smart are developing a new application for use by the whole construction sector

Skanska and Fira Smart, a developer of digital construction services, launched a technology development project last autumn to create an application supporting takt production that will be available to all operators in the construction industry. The takt application is a modern tool for scheduling, production control and the daily management of the construction site. Improving […]

An exceptional bathroom pod from Fira Modules received a highly valued recognition of quality

The bathroom pod launched by Fira Modules at the end of last year received a highly valued quality certificate in line with the TR70:2018 requirements. The ground-breaking bathroom pod reduces the need for interior and technical building system work at construction sites by up to 50%. The Bathroom Series 2.0 pod launched by Fira Modules, […]

Tesi to strengthen Fira’s power to change

Finnish Industry Investment Ltd (Tes) invests in Fira to help to modernise the construction sector into solutions that serve people and the environment. Fira’s goal is to increase its impact and, together with its customers and partnership network, produce revolutionary business models for the living environment for use on an international scale. This investment will […]

Fira’s net sales increased – major investments in the development of smart services

The net sales from the construction business increased by 2.6 percent with the operating result showing a loss of EUR 1.8 million. Investments in the development of smart services increased remarkably. The Fira Group’s net sales increased by 3.9 percent, totalling EUR 225,9 million in 2018. The operating result showed a loss of EUR 4,8 […]

Fira Partners with Xinova to Design the Future of Construction and Living Systems

The multi-phase Disruption Design project is aimed at designing innovative construction and built environment living systems. Xinova, a global innovation market network with innovators, technologies and investors in over 120 countries, and Fira, a forerunner in the field of construction and built environments, announced an agreement to collaborate on new solutions for Fira’s Production and […]

Fira and Congrid signed a contract for further digitalisation of construction sites

Co-development with Congrid is a vital part of Fira’s effort to digitalize construction sites. “Congrid has worked closely with Fira since 2013. Results of our collaboration show how the challenges of digital communication can be solved when parties have ability and will to improve and develop”, comments Timo Makkonen, Congrid’s CEO. Congrid was the first […]

Fira continues Aalto University campus modernisation in Otaniemi

Fira Oy and Aalto-yliopistokiinteistöt Oy have signed a project management contract for the fourth phase of the A Grid project. The gross floor area of the facilities to be modernised is approximately 7,000 square metres. The site is located within the Aalto University campus in Otaniemi, Espoo. The project is a continuation of the renovation […]

Press release: Fira builds a WtE plant for Lounavoima Oy in Salo

The waste-to-energy plant soon under construction in the Korvenmäki area of Salo will make use of the non-recyclable waste of Finnish households by turning it into local energy for the residents and businesses of Salo. The work in Salo is set begin in January 2019. The aim is for the waste-to-energy plant to use waste […]

Press release: Fira builds school and early education environments in Hyvinkää and Jätkäsaari

Fira will be building a daycare centre according to the HEI Schools concept for 150 children in Jätkäsaari, Helsinki, and a school and preschool premises for approximately 250 children in the city of Hyvinkää.  Both construction projects are set to get underway in March 2019. “Building a new school and daycare centre is a pleasure […]